Forum discussion tagged with RCA.
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    [SOLVED] how to wire jack connector to rca connector?

    https://www.mediacollege.com/audio/connection/jack-stereo-rca-2.html Is this how you wire a jack to rca cable? Red wire is right rca connector. Blue is left rca connector. Both rca connectors' ground wires connects to sleeve on jack connector? Thanks.
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    Question Can I use my speakers with my AV receiver

    I've got an RCA 5.1 AV receiver and I want to use a set of Philips speakers on it. The speakers are 8 ohms, the left, right, surround left and right are 4 ohms and the center channel is 3 ohms. I've been reading around on other forums and as far as I can tell I can use the speakers on the 4 ohm...
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    Question Can I use 8 ohm speakers on a 4 ohm receiver?

    I have an RCA 5.1 receiver and I want to use some Philips speakers I have instead of the included ones (The included speakers have the wire soldered directly to the speaker). The Philips speakers are 8 ohms and the receiver is 4 ohms (center channel is 3 ohms).
  4. HarryGRGamer

    Question Help me understand the connections of my Yamaha-RX363

    Alright so I want to connect my AV Receiver to my PC is there an easy way that it can be done? It has an HDMI port but it's mainly for video not arc How do I use RCA/spdif cables from the receiver to my motherboard, I of course connect the speaker cables to the AV Receiver and the subwoofer on...
  5. Mosteeze

    Question Solving an Audio Interface Puzzle

    I currently have a set of studio monitors and a pair of headphones hooked up to a Focusrite Scarlett Solo (2nd Gen) audio interface. (PC > Interface > speakers+headphones) The issue here is, sound comes out of both the headphones and speakers simultaneously. I have to unplug the speakers' RCA...
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    [SOLVED] Connecting PC to Panasonic Surround System

    I am planning to connect my new PC build (Mb is an Asus ROG Strix b550f) to my old panasonic 5.1-channel home theater system. I checked both manuals, and Asus shows how to connect the PC to different audio system types in the manual. One of these is 5.1 channels, but the Asus diagram assumes...
  7. slgamer

    [SOLVED] Active subwoofer not playing Sounds

    Hey ya I have this subwoofer that i bought of my friend he did warn me that it was broken a long time ago but i decided to take it , it worked fine for the first day sound coming our real bassy too but when i tried to move it to another room it didnt want to work anymore , i figured it just died...
  8. Question Desktop to passive speakers?

    I have an old powered JBL subwoofer and a pair of passive JBL tower speakers collecting dust in the basement. My 15-year-old PC speakers are on the fritz and before I go out and buy new speakers I was wondering if it were possible to leverage my old sub and speakers as a replacement. My PC has a...
  9. Vryxeos

    Question only one 3.5mm 5.1 output port and need 3 to enable true 5.1 surround sound

    okay, so basically i bought a motherboard which supports all the way up to 7.1 surround sound. But the ting is: it only does that by using one 3.5mm jack. View: https://imgur.com/gallery/2qVg1Ke But my 5.1 speaker configuration needs 6 total RCA cables. View...
  10. sparda1

    Question RCA Maven Pro Stuck at Account Verification

    My mother's RCA Maven Pro tablet was stuck at the boot screen and I was only able to find one method to fix it, by performing a factory reset. I am now at the Account Verification screen where it says: When I enter in her account details, it repeatedly brings me back to the first page of the...
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    Question Card upgrade same maker one step up..same drivers...do I need to reinstall?

    Hi guys. Upgrading Nvidia EVGA card. Noticed drivers for new card same version as old after search (same o/s). Can I just swap cards without driver reinstall? Thanks.
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    [SOLVED] Best option for Xbox?

    Hi, I currently have my Xbox One hard wired to the Ethernet port on my modem going from the 2nd floor to the first floor. I have had ping upwards of 800 in some online games. There is currently 21mbps of internet speeds where I am, however my family uses 10+ devices at the same time. Hardware...
  13. M4karonas

    Question Gpu goes 100% and dar screen apears

    Hello why do i get black screen and gpu goes max 100% fan spining? I didnt overclock it My spec r5 1500x Ram ddr4 2400mhz 2x4 Psu 600w Rx 580 8gb strix B350 tomahawk
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    [SOLVED] My bios does not detect my M.2 ssd but clonzilla and windows detect it

    Hello everybody. I tried to look for similar questions in the forums, but it either was not my situation, or the answers were not applicable (or else I missed some others). I recently mounted a new ssd Addlink S70 M.2 2280 on my Asus H97 pro gamer motherboard. My problem is that my bios does...
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    Question Please help chose monitor 1080p/144Mhz

    Need help to choose monitor from this list and please dont link other monitors. All monitors what listed i can buy nearby shop with 3 yer warranty. I need monitor mostly for gaming and watch some movies/tv shows. All this monitors are with freeSync and 1080p and 144Mhz. I am interested about...
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    Question FPS stutter on good pc

    So within this last week I have been having FPS drops even on low settings. I wiped my pc completely clean and everything I could think of. Anyone have any suggestions? Specs: GTX 1060 OS: windows 10 CPU: intel i7 8700 RAM:16gb My friend has basically the same settings and can run the game on...
  17. Question CPU Heatsink screw tilted / bent

    Alright, so here's the issue. The ONE SCREW does not align correctly. I believe this is because the Ryzen 5 heatsink may be defective. Is it defective like I think, or is there an easier way to fix this? All the other ones went in straight.
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    Question R9 280X stresstests causes clock drops

    Hey guys, I am currently playing around with GPU overclocking using MSI Afterburner. While stresstesting with Geeks3D FurMark v1.20.4.0 I noticed periodic coreclock drops. My System: GPU: Powercolor R9 280X with a basecoreclock of 1030MHz and a basememoryclock of 1500MHz CPU: AMD FX-8350 not...
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    Restoring my dream rig.

    Hey guys, My 3 year old dream rig is a bit more sluggish than I’m comfortable with. Could anyone tell me what components I may need to replace. Here are my specs: asus z170 pro gaming MB, intel i7 6700k, ASUS strix gtx 1080 oc GPU, 32gb Corsair lpx vengance @3200 MHz, 512gb ssd boot drive and...
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    [SOLVED] Need help checking PC build

    So, I’m building a PC and honestly dont know the first thing about the internals of a computer. Can someone please check my build and let me know if everything would work well together?, or any other thoughts? I’m trying to keep it under 1k, so I think the price point I’m at right now is pretty...